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so it's a cool start out there. now we are looking at plenty of sunshine not just today but for the next several days here. we saw a little bit of rain come through last night in the north bay but rain chances are now well behind us looking forward to a nice little warm up as we head into the weekend. also the high surf advisory still in effect now until early tomorrow morning. we see 12 to 15 feet so watch out for dangerous surf and deadly rip currents basically right along the coast of the entire bay area coastline again until tomorrow early morning so do watch out. don't turn your back to the ocean. highs for today temperatures in the upper 50s to lower 60s out there under partly cloudy conditions. 61 in oakland, 62 in san jose. low 60s in san francisco.
58 in san mateo and 62 in napa. there is a slight chance of fog developing primarily maybe out towards the delta and central valley but right now those chances are pretty low but i keep my eye on the fog and let you know if we do see any out there. visibility is fine all across the bay area. time now 4: 02. here's robin in traffic. >> no major hot spots tracking the ride into san francisco and it's looking pretty good so if you have to use the bay bridge it's a smooth trouble free commute. a live look at the toll plaza eight to ten minutes for the total ride. maybe you have to travel between the freeways. westbound 92 looking good on the right hand side of your screen. a live look at traffic and so far no major problems so a good time to go ahead and take that ride. the golden gate bridge and easy ride into and out of san francisco. very quiet in the north bay. no problems in san francisco so
a good commute on 101 in both directions northbound and southbound but if you have to head south so far less than 20 minutes to the toll plaza on the san francisco side. james? >> robin thank you. breaking news from overnight we had an explosion at a mobile home park that turned out to be caused by a hash lab at around 8:00 last night at the olympia mobile home park on the 100 block. one man suffered first and second degree burns to his hands and face. he was making hash oil in a shed that wasn't properly ventilated when the shed exploded. three neighborhood homes were also damaged but nobody else was hurt. in other big news the denver broncos are moving on after one of their players was caught and questioned in an under cover prostitution sting. this is exclusive video from that sting from our partners. ryan murphy was detained by sheriff deputies tuesday night
in san jose and was released and not cite but was sent home. this is a glaring reminder that human trafficking can happen anywhere and involve anyone. they spoke with a trafficking expert who is not surprised. >> a week in the bay area for the far cry from a vacation away from home. >> i absolutely do believe the super bowl leads to an increase in museum trafficking. >> the oregon based human trafficking expert was not part of the sting operation which led the santa clara sheriff's human trafficking task force to a motel 6. >> ryan murphy's brother was cited and he was with him. >> knowing a pro athlete in ryan murphy was in the area and questioned by police should sound the alarm that no one is immune to this crime. >> last year we had warren sap
that was arrested. years before eugene robinson. >> the non profit in our back yard bells has also offered a trafficking book in the same title and handed out at the freedom summit hosted at levi stadium. while in the south bay during the week leading up to the super bowl she's spreading the word about an epidemic and worked closely with law enforcement to turn victims into survivors. >> the f.b.i., santa clara sheriff's office and other law enforcement agencies are doing the very best to help the victims. >> simply making people aware of the issue may save lives. >> if we are quiet they can keep doing what they are doing. the more we talk about it the less trafficking we'll have. >> in san jose phillippe kron4 news. >> meanwhile demonstrators marched to super bowl city in san francisco to protest the homeless being kicked out of that area during the super bowl
festivities. more now on the protestors complaints. >> they rallied for hours then started their march. they are angry that the city of san francisco moved all of the homeless out of justin herman plaza for super bowl city. >> we are talking about in the middle of a down pour in el nino being told they have to go and can come back after the super bowl. >> thousands of households are waiting for public housing and more than 3,000 of the homeless population here in san francisco are churn. there are not enough beds to house the amount of homeless people. >> there's 7,000 people on our streets. >> initially the plan was to set-up tents outside super bowl city but this team of police officers decided otherwise. >> we are not going to let that happen. setting up tents is a violation of the california meanal code. we didn't want a situation when people are setting up tents for
lodging. >> protestors are demanding mayor ed lee invest $5 million in housing and health service programs for the homeless. happening right now east bay mud is searching for a leaky pipe which may have caused a land slide in the oakland hills. it happened around oak hill road last month. the surveyor got stuck and having to be rescued by firefighters. crews are using equipment including sound devices that could detect water in the hillside and the efforts to track down the leak. once they find it they start making repairs. neighbors are concerned almost a week after a san francisco home had to be demolished after sliding down a hillside. engineers say homes surrounding the demolished house are not in any eminent danger. that's the latest thinking anyway but crews are still working in area. city officials toured the damage yesterday. the city is trying to confirm if the water main break was in fact the actual cause of that
problem. santa clara university and health county officials are determining if anyone else may have been exposed to meningitis. two students have tested positive both are in the hospital. officials say the infections appear with little warning and officials are prepared to provide antibiotics and vaccines so that students can take preventative measures. celebrity and nfl all stars are discending upon the bay area and last night many of them gathered at the super bowl kick off party at the new cruise terminal in san francisco. tommy lee was the featured performer. there he is and we got a chance to catch up with some of them. >> are you going to be eating with carolina panthers gear or denver broncos. >> i'm a raiders so not either. >> are they teasing you now because of this whole
retirement thing? a lot of your buddies? >> i've been getting teased a long time ago about being the old guy so now really man it's been a lot of love especially from my teammates. >> what is your take on chip kelly? >> i haven't really had several days with him but i've met him and talked to him and think he's a nice guy. >> this is the only person i've seen in the locker room with a cape on and he goes to parties with his jersey on. >> is the jersey under there? >> it shows a little bit. >> best and worst thing about super bowl week. >> thanks, am i that bad? >> kron4 has you covered when it comes to the super bowl activities. head to our website. we have a full list of free events going on in super bowl
city and a list of the different parties and options if you are looking for night life in super bowl city it's there for you at kron4.com. check it out. taking a quick break. coming up on the kron4 morning news local restaurants expected to increase the business because of the super bowl of course but we speak to restaurants who say it's not happening. plus. the goal has to be to prevent the republicans from getting back in the white house and i'm doing all of the progress. >> the presidential candidates squaring off and their latest attack as they try to sway new hampshire voters. we gauge the weather around the bay. right now it's not terribly bad. temperatures in the low 50s. we'll be back with more in just a minute.
fantastic. couldn't have asked for better weather. >> and we were worried because of the rain but looks like none of that is going to actually happen. it's going to be dry, sunny and warm for football. great football weather. we are also talking about some cloudy conditions this morning. we'll get to your super bowl city forecast here in just a second. first a live look at the golden gate bridge and waking up to partly cloudy to mostly cloudy skies and here's your super bowl city forecast and a lot of folks are excited to check it out so if you are going out there today around lunch time or so look for partly sunny skies. temperatures in the mid 50s and at 3: 00 a mixture of sun and clouds around 56 degrees. then by 6 tonight looking at partly cloudy conditions temperatures in the mid 50s. my allergies. and at 9:00 tonight temperatures remain in the 50s. evening plans to head out to
the prebowl parties it's going to be a pretty nice evening. grab a light jacket. a lot of 40s out there. mid 40s into livermore and pleasanton. 48 in oakland 44 in sunnyville upper 40s san jose and 49 downtown san francisco. our highs for today temperatures around average talking low 60s in alameda oakland and castro valley. 62 in union city and fremont. heading further east upper 50s to low 60s in brent wood. 61 in concord and low 60s in martinez. a little cooler at 57 degrees this afternoon. for the rest of the bay area no extreme warmth yet. it's happening. low 60s today in sunnyville and san jose 62 cease in santa rosa. checking out our next couple of
days heading into friday and the weekend. sunny skies continue. we'll see temperatures around low 60s tomorrow so a couple degrees warmer for your friday under mostly sunny conditions. saturday warming up to mid 60s a few spots into the upper 60s for saturday setting up warmer conditions for super bowl sunday into early next week. we talk more about your seven day forecast coming up later. people want to know about the fog. well right now not seeing any fog quite yet but a slight chance we could see a little bit of fog developing for the delta and central valley. we'll be sure to tell you about it right away. >> tracking around the bay area and so far so good. a check of traffic at the golden gate bridge if you have to use it. san francisco looking pretty good. very quiet in san francisco. south 101 taking you less than 20 minutes to get across the bridge and over to the toll
plaza. this ride so far pretty good shape. no problems on the east shore freeway or connecting with 101 so if you are about to head over to 580 west nice and light traffic approaching the toll plaza. tracking your drive through the south bay no major hot spots 101 northbound it's a great ride all the way into palo alto a quick 26 minute trip. 280 when you don't want to use 101, 11 minutes and the parkway northbound is checking in trouble free. no problems from 85 out through the 101 connector. james? >> robin thank you. let's get back to the news and talk politics. we have the new hampshire primaries just around the corner and of course two democratic presidentials in the race. both made appeal tease voters in wednesday's cnn town hall and took pretty good shots at
each other. mary has the highlights. >> fresh out of the gate of the new hampshire town hall bernie sanders slammed his rival hilary clinton. >> i do not know any progressive who has a super pack and takes $15 million from wall street. so all i said is you can't say you are a moderate on one day and a progressive the other day. >> clinton fought back. >> i was amused today that senator sanders set himself up on being the gate keeper of who is progressive. i like to get things done. >> he tried to motivate his base and sway voters. >> what this campaign is about is not just electing a president. it is creating a political revolution. >> he insists he's the under fog in the race to become the democratic nominee. >> of course we are an under dog. we are taking on the most powerful political organization in the country in the clinton organization.
>> the former secretary of state urged voters to look at the record. >> before it was called obamacare it was called hillary care as you remember. >> it was important for the democrats. >> i'm doing all of the progress that has been made to keep republicans out of the white house. >> i'm mary maloneie reporting. >> clinton and sanders will be squaring off tonight at a debate that begins at 6. republican presidential candidate donald trump has been nominated for the noble peace prize made by an anonymous person among recipients are martin luther king jr., the red cross and in 2009 president obama. many expect his nomination to fall by the way side by those received by hitler and putin
along with kissingerror. we've got former senator rick santorum ending his bid and enforcing marco rubio. he made both announcements during a fox news interview. he won and ended that race with the second most number of delegates to eventually g.o.p. nominee mitt romney. also happening today the golden state warriors taking a trip to the white house to celebrate the nba championship. president obama will be hosting the warriors and streaming that event live. you can watch it on our website or download the mobile app and watch it that way. it's free and works for android and apple devices. the warriors had to take on the wizards and it was a big night for steph curry. me scored 25 points in the first quarter. the wizards try to keep it close but curry was just too
much to handle. he would make 11 three pointers on the night and end with the game with 51 points. the warriors winning and they are now 25-4 on the season. their next game is saturday at 6:00 so a nice home game we can enjoy. this week heavily armed law enforcement officers are the normal in downtown san francisco to keep those who live in the bay area and those visiting safe during super bowl week and a security briefing wednesday they have found no credible threat but add they will remain vigilent and are asking the public to do the same. police are reminding people and visitors to report any suspicious activity. federal law enforcement including air marshalls and border papa toll agents will be patrolling hubs like bart including a large number of
canine teams. riders can expect to see those dogs during spot inspections not because of a particular threat but because the super bowl is considered a national security event so they are out there in force. don't be surprised if you see them. the f.a.a. too is reminding residents that levi stadium is a no doan zone and prohibited within 32 miles of the stadium between 2 in the afternoon and midnight this coming sunday so don't even think about it. what a difference a week makes. eateries in san francisco are now taking reservations. we sent vicky back out to check out the restaurant scene to see how it's being effected. >> getting into some of the city's hottest spots is not so tough. >> can i get a reservation? >> last week good luck trying to score a table. now you might say that the super bowl could actually be taking life outside route out
of the restaurant business. >> i haven't spent a lot of time going out to dinner. >> bay area super bowl in the city. >> even these local folks aren't venturing outside super bowl city. >> you've been eating at super bowl city. >> eating drinking partying it's nice. >> but not so nice for nearby establishments like popular with the locals. >> it's not super great for us because we don't do the business we are expecting so it's kind of a drag. >> the chef says regular customers are staying away. >> they are afraid of the traffic and the parking and because they've been scared off. >> several san francisco restaurants won't go on camera but do admit their business is down up to 50% this week and can't wait until super bowl 50 is over. you might say that some restaurants are even sour grapes about the super bowl. in san francisco, vicky kron4
news. >> all right thank you vicky. coming up on the kron4 morning news a big star being left out of the gilmore girls reunion. after the break looking at all of entertainment headlines in this morning's daily wrap. the bay bridge showing us conditions in oakland, not bad. should warm up to about 61 later on today. back with more news in just a moment.
4: 25 the time welcome back to kron4 morning news. making entertainment headlines channing tatum wanting george clooney for magic mike 3 and melissa mccarthy will be left out of the gilmore girls reunion. >> i'm kristin broad man and i'm tanner tomlinson this was the daily wrap. they aren't the only super
stars. actress will be doing the interpretations. cannot wait. >> channing tatum told e news he wants george clooney for the next installment. how badly? enough to give clooney his entire salary. no word if he has agreed but we will be following this one. >> melissa mccarthy won't be part of the reunion. she wasn't invited to join. however the series creator stated she felt mccarthy's schedule was too full to accommodate. >> that's the hdl daily wrap. >> don't forget to watch hollywood today daily live every afternoon at 1 followed by kron4. coming up next a woman viciously attacked near a bay area mall. why the suspect may have actually done this before.
and we are back coming up on 4:30. here are some of the big stories we are working on for you this morning. the denver broncos are moving on after a player was detained in an under cover prostitution sting. ryan murphy was detained and released but not cited but the team sent him back to denver anyway. this incident serves as a reminder that human trafficking can happen anywhere to anyone.
experts say big events like the super bowl lead to an increase in human trafficking and important to raise awareness. officers are trained to look for victims of human trafficking and help when they see it. plus demonstrators marched to super bowl city yesterday protesting the fact the homeless have been kicked out of the plaza. thousands of people are waiting for public housing and many of them are children. there aren't enough beds in shelters for the homeless people in the city. they want [oed lee to invest $ million in housing for the homeless. and santa clara university is offering free testing after students tested positive for meningitis. both students are in the hospital and trying to figure out if any other students were exposed. it could even be deadly. annie is looking at the forecast as we break down what to expect for thursday and
friday and ahead to the weekend. >> things looking really great. in fact spring like over the next few days. we are not worried about any rain in the forecast the next several days. the question is could we see fog out there? maybe. a slight chance we could maybe see fog developing for the delta, central valley and the usual suspects but right now not seeing any fog out there and if we do we'll be sure to let you know about it. storm tracker 4 quiet and mostly cloudy conditions. a little bit of rain came through last night in the north bay but the moisture is out of here and not too worried about it this morning. a quick check of satellite and radar pictures we saw a little bit of moisture for parts of tahoe but we saw a little bit more and for the rest of the week we are looking at dry conditions. so looking at your day planner forecast for today as the kids are heading to school this morning grab a jacket once again. temperatures will be in the 40s at 8:00 under mostly cloudy conditions. by lunch time sun and clouds.
temperatures in the 50s and by 3:00 p.m. a mixture of sun and clouds. dry and temperatures generally in the low 60s across the bay and inland locations. the coast a little cooler. temperatures right now 45 in livermore. 50 in richmond, 49 in downtown san francisco. good morning to you in san mateo at 46. san jose upper 40s under mostly cloudy conditions. napa at 49. we are still under a high surf advisory into effect until tomorrow at 7:00:00 a.m. we see swells 12 to 15 feet so watch out for dangerous surf, deadly rip currents and see these areas out lined in purple a high surf advisory impacting the entire coastline so do not turn your back to the water. the south bay a lot of 60s across the board including santa clara, san jose around 62. 61 in cooper teen o. mountain view a high of 61 under partly
cloudy conditions and the peninsula generally upper 50s in san mateo to low 60s in palo alto. san bruno 68 and low 60s in downtown san francisco. the rest of the bay area temperatures look like this. a lot of low 60s out there. 61 in oakland 62 in napa. i'll talk more about the storm tracker seven day around the bay forecast but first the traffic. >> the commute looking pretty good around the bay area this morning. no major hot spots. the 80 is in good shape and all looking good leading up to the bay bridge toll plaza. no delays and smooth all the way across. 8 to 10 minutes is it for major delays. still a little crowded along the flat section but no reports of accidents or stalls to slow down your commute on westbound 92 so if you take it now it's trouble free. track agitable times though out
the bay area a quick 13 minutes from walnut creek into the oakland mays. it's been in good shape southbound from the east bay heading to the south bay no problems from 238 out to 237 and in case you are traveling through the south bay hop on 101 looking good a quick ten minute trip from capital expressway. >> thank you. and back in the news now we have police releasing new pictures of the suspect behind a brutal beating and robbery in the parking lot of a mall in fairfield. the victim is still in the hospital this morning. talking to police who believe this suspect is the same person responsible for a similar crime on tuesday. >> fairfield police say a 63- year-old woman was walking in the parking lot of the salon town center mall around noon. broad daylight. police say she was beaten and robbed and they say that the suspect is the same person who robbed a woman on tuesday.
the two cases have similarities. fairfield police put the word out to agencies arresting 19- year-old david king. >> he's been booked into county jail on the fairfield case for robbery and also booked by the police department in their case for robbery and attempted murder. >> police say that they are sure they got their man because of the woman's property found in king's possession. >> the victim's purse was stolen and it was also recovered when the police department took him into custody in their case. >> fairfield police say they are working with val hoe police to figure out if he was involved in any other robberies. getting king off of the street was important to public safety because of the robberies.
crews will start bricking down a--bringing down a major section of the old bay bridge. they are going to be removing one of five 500-foot long truss spans. they extend about a half mile and weigh 2500-tons each. today crews will be focusing on severing the trust from it's towers and lowering it down from the bay and on friday they will transport it to the port of oakland. 14 hours on both days and i wonder how many people will slow down to take a look at what's going on. >> it may cause traffic problems. other headlines a school educator accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a student. jose gonzalez was arrested on charges including annoying or molesting a child under 18 years old. the victim told a school the incident happened over the
summer. gonzalez serves as the interim vice principal. his status with the school is unknown at this time. a criminal case against bill cosby in pennsylvania will move forward. a judge denied the motion to dismiss the case in court. the comedian is facing sexual assault charges brought on by one of his many accusers. they argue it should be dismissed because of a promise made ten years by then district attorney to not ever prosecute them during a civil lawsuit that was filed and settled after cosby admitted to sometimes drugging women he wanted to have sex with but that promise was never put on paper and the district attorney's office is under new leadership. prosecutors say there is new evidence to pursue criminal assault channels against cosby and the judge agrees it is moving forward. still ahead on the morning news new video of a high speed chase across the bay bridge. how the man who shot the video
advantage into action to help. the big concerts are about to start for super bowl week. dave matthews, farrell williams and head hot chili peppers at pier 70. they implemented really high- tech attractions doing stuff that's never been seen before coming up on kron. >> here's a live look outside our golden gate bridge this morning. let's check on conditions in san jose where it's 48 degrees. 61 will be the day time high and closer to super bowl sunday temperatures in san jose and nearby santa clara upper 60s if not the low 70s. it's going to be a great weekend ahead. we'll be right back.
concert venue. we have the red hot chili peppers on saturday and the giant video wall which is sure to be turning heads at that venue when everybody arrives take a look. >> at the end of pier 70 where all of these concerts are. a week ago it was dusty metal and wood but they are transforming it into a high- tech visual spectacle. eight giant cutting edge video projectors are turning the front of this building into an enormous video screen. i've seen this before on a smaller scale but nothing this massive. >> it's 30,000 square feet of imax video mapping and moving images going across the building to welcome guests to the party. we'll have arrival mode coming in and show mode the actual music the d.j. is playing inside will pulse on the outside of the building. >> pier 70 is going all out and
a sneak peek inside where they are still setting up. they are going to have video walls as screens all over that will be showing people's tweets and instagram picks real-time as they post them for the event. >> pretty cool. thank you gabe. also making news we have fiat chrysler recalling a half million dodge chargers that could slip off of a jack and the bottom be beneath the doors could be deformed and make the cars unstable so chargers from 2011 to 2016 recalled. they will provide with free wheel chalks. customers will be notified when to get them so stay tuned for information from fiat chrysler. the huge recall of deadly tecada air bags is expanding to include more recent car models. air bags are at risk for exploding and firing out shards
of metal to cause injuries and death in some cases. it is the biggest autre call in american history. 20million older cars have been recalled and now the highway safety administration says they notified 1200 effected automakers more recent models are at risk. they are preparing for more recalls of models newer than 2008. and good morning everyone. waking up to mostly cloudy skies out there. a live look at the san mateo bridge and cool conditions. we do have spring like warmth headed this way. we'll talk more about that during the seven day around the bay forecast. time now 4: 43. stick around.
we are tracking that storm system and will give you an update. the cab driver who was kidnapped to escape from a southern california jail is speaking out and talked about one of the inmates saving his life. you got to hear the story. and planning a wedding is expensive but where you have the wedding can make it cheaper depending on decision making. breaking down the list of best and worse places to get married. annie welcome back from vacation. >> thank you good to be back. >> you timed it perfectly like spring around the bay today. >> it is and we are going to continue this warming trend for the next several days here james looking at mid 70s for some locations. >> in february talking about 70s. >> this is why we live here. >> that's why we love california. >> so here's a live look at the ffo camera this morning mostly cloudy out there but we are not seeing any fog right now and we could maybe see fog developing for the delta maybe the central
valley. but right notch not seeing it- -now not seeing it and the fog chances pretty low. super bowl city forecast a lot of folks heading out there once again today so if you are out there around lunch time partly sunny conditions temperatures in the mid 50s. 3:00 p.m. around 56 under a mixture of sun and clouds. going to be dry so no need for the umbrella. sunglasses and a light jacket just in case especially for the night activities presuper bowl parties a lot going on. tonight expecting partly cloudy conditions and cooling down 53 by 9:00 later this evening. it's going to be dry that's the good news. temperatures right now waking up to 40s across the bay at richmond 50 degrees. upper 40s oakland, 48 san jose still a high surf advisory in effect until tomorrow morning at 7:00. we'll see swells and dangerous surf and deadly rip currents
areas under the advisory and purple effecting the entire coastline through tomorrow early morning. highs today a lot of upper 50s low 60s out there. it's going to be a pretty nice afternoon. temperatures around seasonal. low 60s in san francisco through oakland. 59 livermore including san jose and sunnyvale. checking out our next couple of days. heading into friday and the weekend the warm up continues dry look for more sunshine through friday and saturday and then boy check out the seven day. storm tracker showing us this warming trend through sunday. temperatures upper 60s to lower 70s. in that direct sun at levi stadium it's going to feel warm. low 70s and some spots can get into the mid 70s by next week.
a warm up coming this way over the next few days. hopefully you'll enjoy it. rain maybe for president's day weekend. keeping an eye on that. time now 4: 49 here's traffic. >> tracking that ride on the golden gate bridge. if you have to use southbound 101 this morning less than 15 minutes on the north bay the 580 split across the bridge less than 15 minutes. right there getting ready to click around the lane configuration moving northbound and southbound. the richmond bridge normally an easy commute for the hour. no problems to worry about if you are about to make that trip out of the north bay a good ride 8 minutes out to 101 and also tracking your commute throughout the bay area starting out from the east bay a 580 west commuter no problems from castro valley a smooth
trip from downtown oakland a quick 13 minute drive northbound to downtown oakland looking good as well. no major trouble spots so far and driving from the south bay to the peninsula. northbound 101 a quick 12 minute commute from palo alto getting into san mateo. james? >> robin thank you. a high speed pursuit across the bay bridge ending with a suspect crashing his car and running away but the incident is recorded on camera chasing the action. at one point the motorcyclist got into the action himself and how it all unfolded. >> so you are riding your motorcycle on the bay bridge during the morning commute when suddenly this happens. a car goes speeding by on the left shoulder. then you notice a chp motorcycle officer on his tail. >> i could see the civic was trying to get away from the officer. >> the high speed pursuit
unfolded right in front of him while he was heading to work and just so happened to be video recording his ride on a camera on his handel bars and describes the situation. >> he would go between other vehicles and hit a box van and semi truck. the cop took off running and the guy got out and started running too. >> the suspect got out of the car motor still running the car still moving. >> a lot of folks park their cars and witnessed what happened but you sprung in action. >> you always question are you going to play the hero or sit back and let somebody else do it. in this case i performed. >> he stopped the car and got it safely over to the shoulder. this started as an evasion pursuit. after catching the suspect they later learned he was driving a stolen vehicle.
31-year-old robert duct of oakland was arrested for driving on a suspended license and hit-and-run. a lot of excitement for a 25- year-old it specialist just trying to get to work. >> i was impressed the guy was really on a mission to catch the guy. >> in the east bay kron4 news. >> wow incredible story. in other national headlines now colorado police investigating whether a former surgical technician stole pain medication and exposed thousands of people to h.i.v. and hepatitis a and c. medical licensing efforts indicate he was employed through january 22. >> our concern with this individual is just the nature of the crimes that we were informed about. more so the risk that he has of our patients. >> the hospital says there's no evidence of patient exposure but they are also of course offering free initial testing
to anyone who had surgery during the time of employment. and oregon congress man wants to foot the bill for the wildlife refuge. democrat introduced the legislation in order to protect tax payers from having to pay for the growing cost of the stand off. the bill would reimburse local law enforcement for all of the spences they occurred so far and allow to sue for the cost of occupation. >> really been an undo burden on the people of hareny county. >> we didn't want these guys here to come here and put this on our law enforcement and everything and the citizens. they should pay for it. >> the occupation and the stand off began on january 2 and the cost so far to local law enforcement is nearing the half million dollar mark. coming up on the kron4 morning news one of the biggest movie franchises continues to grow. we'll tell you what's next for
4: 55 the time and if you are looking for a new exotic pet to take home tony is up for adoption. he's a rare six pound two foot long liz yard native to south america. his owner is moving and can't care for him anymore so he's giving him up. he's five years old well cared for very social and pretty friendly. shelter officials are hoping an experiencing reptile owner will step forward. the fee is $100. cute looking lizard. fast and furious getting anointed and tenth installment.
they announced the 9th will hit theaters in april of 2019 and in 2021--2021, wow, fans will be treated to the 10th film of the series. they didn't release any plots but fast 8 will hit theaters next year april 14. we can't possibly be talking about 2021. that's crazy. and will tran delighted us with all of the interviews and see what he's doing this morning as he tracks down the big celebrities. and following big news from overnight the cause about the explosion of an east bay mobile home park. plus keeping an eye on weather as well. here's a live look at the bay bridge approach. what kind of weather to expect as we get closer to the super
coming up breaking news overnight we know what caused an explosion at a mobile home park. new information coming up. a major piece of the old bay bridge is coming down today. i'll tell you what to expect to see this morning. i'm will tran live in san francisco at media row for super bowl city. i just talked to charles haley hall of famer. hear what he had to say about the super bowl and coming back to san francisco. happy thursday to you. i'm daria. >> and i'm mark danty. we are watching traffic with robin. >> no hot spots but always watching drive times and the commute from san francisco. >> the rain was a dud. >> we thought it was going to be weak and luckily not many people saw it. >> it is car wash day.
i'm taking my car in this afternoon. a good long stretch of great weather. can't stress enough how beautiful it's going to be not only this woke weekend but into next week. we have clouds over head but the fog is not a factor or looking for delays on that front. the satellite view does show us clouds over head but they will clear out enough we are looking at a partly sunny afternoon. here's how the day should play out. 8:00 classes begin looking at conditions still on the cool side but not as cold as yesterday. low to mid 40s generally. by noon time for lunch a mix of sun and clouds temperature upper 50s then this afternoon into the low 60s for a good number of people. dry on the cool side but boy we are sure going to see numbers ramping up into saturday and especially super bowl sunday. we'll have the forecast in 15 minutes so stay tuned. now robin has traffic.
good morning. >> it's also a good ride in from san francisco right now tracking the travel times from the east bay in and it's looking pretty good. alook at the approach no problems all morning on the oakland or san francisco side. traffic is picking up. a lot of folks are heading in reporting for duty but so far no major problems. drive times eight to ten minutes getting over to the west town skyway. now back to the desk. mark? >> breaking from overnight an explosion was caused by a hash oil lab. annie has it from the breaking news desk. >> that explosion happened shortly after 8:00 last night at the mobile home park in olympia. a 34-year-old man has first and second degree burns to his hand and face and was making hash oil in a shed that wasn't ventilated and exploded. three neighboring hopes were damaged but nobody else was
injured. as we get more information on the story we'll britain it to you on the broadcast and also kron4.com. back to you. >> thank you annie and if you are driving across the bay bridge crews bringing down a major section of the old bay bridge where we have a look at what they are going to be doing. hi avery. >> good morning. working to bring down a part of the bridge that would have been over head as you drive across. take a look at what's going to happen today. first crews have to cut that span away and then it has to be lowered onto barges below and hauled away. that's no easy task. the span is 504 feet long and weighs 2500 tons. this is phase two of taking down the old bay bridge. in this video crews imploded one of the foundations here and called that process a success. now we are going to be out here this morning to show you what
it looks like. cal tran said this is going to take about two days so you'll be able to see a lot of that work being done. back to you in the studios. >> thanks a lot avery. stories following a woman in the hospital after she was beaten and robbed in the parking lot of a popular mall in fairfield and a teenager is behind bars in connection with the attack. this happened just before noon yesterday. witnesses say a 63-year-old woman was walking in the parking lot when a 19-year-old william david king attacked and robbed her. the victim has life threatening head injuries. king was also wanted for attacking a woman with a hammer and robbing her on tuesday night. >> he's been booked into the county jail on the fairfield case for robbery attempted murder and we also learned that he was booked by the vall e.j. o police department in their case for robbery and attempted murder. >> king was arrested by police less than an hour after the
attack yesterday. king had the victim's purse when he was arrested. the fairfield police department is working with police to figure out if king was involved in any other robberies. happening today santa clara university is offering free meningitis vaccines after two student tested positive for the bacteria. both students are in the hospital and they are trying to figure out if any other students were exposed. they got sick quickly with little warning. it causes inflammation of the brain and spinal cord and can be deadly. the denver broncos are moving on after one of their players was caught in question of a prostitution sting. we have exclusive view from our partners on inside edition. ryan murphy was obtained by sheriff deputies during the sting. he was released by police and not cited but the team still sent him back to denver.
that's the forefront of the human trafficking, anti human trafficking battles. the incident serves as a reminder it can happen anywhere and involve anyone. we spoke with a person who was involved and says it should sound the alarm that no one is immune. the super bowl leads to an increase in human trafficking and it's important to raise awareness. >> last year warren sap was arrests. years before eugene robinson. they are quiet but keep doing more and more. the more we talk about it the less trafficking. >> they are trained to look for victims of human trafficking. not everyone is enjoying the excitement around the super bowl in san francisco. demonstrators protested the homeless being kicked out of the plaza. thousands of people are waiting
for public housing many of them children. meantime superboy city went up in a week. there are not enough beds and shelters for the amount of homeless people in san francisco. >> homelessness is not a choice. there's one shelter bed for every 5.5 homeless individuals sleeping on our streets and right now there's over 800 people on the wait list to get into the shelter. >> protestors were trying to set-up tents but police officers wouldn't let them do that. the protestors want mayor ed lee to invest $5 million in housing and health services for the homeless. and celebrities and nfl all stars are celebrating the super bowl in the bay area. many of them gathered at the suits and sneakers super bowl kick off party. it was held at the new cruise terminal. tommy lee was the featured performer. we had a chance to catch up with some of the celebrities.
>> are you going to be eating with carolina panthers gear or denver broncos gear. >> i'm raiders so i'm not going to be wearing either. we'll get back there one of these days. >> are they teasing you because of retirement? >> i've been getting teased a long time ago about being the old guy so now really it's been a lot of love especially from my teammates. >> what is the take on chip kelly? >> i haven't really had several days with him but i've met him and talked to him and think he's a nice guy. >> this is superman right here. the only person i've seen in the locker room with a cape on. and he's going to party with his jersey on. >> oh really? is the jersey under there? >> you already know the cape shows a little bit. >> best or worst thing about super bowl week? >> worst thing is all of the interviews. >> thanks am i that bad? good lord. [laughter] >> it comes with the territory
that's all. >> kron4 has a lot more on the super bowl. head to the website and the full list of events going on in super bowl city as well as parties and night life options on kron4.com. happening today the golden state warriors head to the white house to celebrate the championship and a video from the parade in oakland back in june. president obama is hosting the warriors later this morning and the visit will also continue the president's tradition of honoring sports teams for efforts to give back to the communities. kron4 streaming the event live and watch on our website at kron4.com or download our mobile app and watch it that way too. >> people go up against john wall. >> the warriors took on the washington wizards last night and it was was steph curry exploding scoring 25 points in
the first quarter alone making 11 three pointers ending that game with 51 points. the warriors win 134 to 121. they are now 45-4 for the season. their next game is saturday against the oklahoma city thunder. tip off 6:00 at oracle. still in the news hilary clinton and bernie sanders are slamming each other's campaigns ahead of the primaries. the heated moments at the town hall. plus heightened security into super bowl weekend. what law enforcement officers are doing to keep you and everyone else safe. another day of severe weather slamming the u.s. with tornadoes ripping through many states. we are tracking the storm. details ahead.
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north carolina with wind gusts 50 miles per hour trees and power lines knocked down and thousands of people lost power. no reports of injuries there. on the top right damage left by a tornado that touched down in georgia yesterday afternoon. several cars and buildings were damaged. the tornado was on the ground for ten minutes. no one was injured either. a tornado in alabama 1 13 homes were destroyed from a storm that ripped through tennessee a lot of severe weather. >> here's what all of that looks like on a map. in real life you see all of the damage but on the map it looks limited to that end of the country. we got nothing. >> it's the entire coast all the way up from top to bottom. impacting flights i'm sure if you have a destination to the east coast look for that. things are setting up for pretty serious winter weather over the course of the next week ahead the dynamics are
lining up but they are going to get wonderfulonned with a lot of snow. as for what we are seeing on our side of the country mild by comparison. a few clouds but that's just about it. our bay bridge camera shows us visibility. nice and clear making out all of those lights along interstate 80 and once the sun comes up and brightens up enough the oakland hills as well. the fog not such a big deal. some wind blowing in the delta. 14 miles per hour winds in santa rosa. steady winds in hayward so depending on where you are it's breezy this morning. mid 40s for san jose, mid to upper 40s for oakland and san francisco. it is a cool note but it's not as cold as it was yesterday and later today we should warm up nicely. there is still a high surf advisory in effect and won't
expire until 7:00 tomorrow morning the deadly surf the rip currents pretty dangerous to be out at the beaches early tomorrow morning. here's where temperatures will be this afternoon our best guess anyway 61 for oakland 62 san jose and across the inland east bay valleys and the wine country mostly low 60s. if feels fantastic and gets better day by day. maxing out generally in the upper 50s and tomorrow more and more communities in the low 60s and by saturday mid 60s spring like for saturday. what does that mean for super bowl sunday? if temperatures keep tracking like they are we are looking for unseasonably warm weather in the santa clara valley. that forecast in about a half an hour from now so stay tuned. i know robin has been tracking the commute. >> not yet. hopefully it will stay that way.
i'm still tracking the ride starting to pick up along the flat section of the bridge but so far just about at the limit here coming out of hayward heading to the peninsula and foster city of san mateo. it's in pretty good shape and should take 14 or 15 minutes. that's a great drive time. maybe coming from the north bay this morning still quiet looking good out of the north bay. no major problems for the ride on southbound 101 pretty smooth. 15 minutes from 580 to the toll plaza on the san francisco side. also tracking drive times out of the south bay. 101 in good shape heading towards the peninsula northbound from san jose to sunnyvale to the 270 split 20 minutes. naprons out of the mountains if you have to use 17 it's a great ride all the way up and a quick 18 minute trip from 101 north
leaving the peninsula into san francisco. back to you mark. >> thank you robin. looking for a leaky pipe that may have caused a land slide into the oakland hills last month. a contractor was stuck in knee deep mud while he was surveying the land slide on oak hill road. crews are using equipment including sound devices that can detect trickling water in the hillside and hoping they can track down the leak. once they find it they can start making repairs. people are still worried almost a week after a home in that area had to be demolished because it was sliding down a wet hillside. a broken water main break made that hill unstable. other homes near that home that was torn down are not in eminent danger but homeowners are still worried. ed lee toured the damage
yesterday. city officials are trying to determine if the water main break was the cause of the problem. the presidential race is more competitive than ever and showed in a new hampshire town hall meeting last night. democratic candidates spoke directly to voters. hilary clinton is casting herself as the under dog in new hampshire. rival bernie sanders says he's the one battling tough odds. fresh out of the gate sanders and clinton slammed each other over who best embodies progressive values. >> i do not know any progressive who has a superpack and takes $15 million from wall street so you can't say you are a moderate one day and the progressive the other day. >> senator sanders has set himself up to being the gate keeper of who is progressive but i'm doing all of the progress that has been made
with president obama. >> new hampshire holds the next presidential primary in less than a week with a double digit lead. republican presidential hopeful donald trump is moping the nominees for this year's noble peace prize. an anonymous person nominated him for the award. martin luther king, the red cross, president obama have won. the greek island groups welcoming syrian refugees and isis escaped sex slave. and negotiateor in columbia and edward snowden. many expect it to fall by the way side by hitler and putin. donald trump was two hours late to an arkansas campaign event after his jet had to make an emergency landing in tennessee. his plane was headed to little rock when the pilot reported
engine problems so they diverted to nashville and landed safely. he eventually did make it to the speech again two hours late. the f.a.a. is trying to figure out what caused the engine problem. a heavily armed latch enforcement group of officers has came to keep local visitors safe during super bowl week. authorities said they haven't had any credible threats so far but they are still going to be on high alert and asking the public to do the same. they remind people who live in the city as well as visitors to report any suspicious activity. and you may notice more security on public transit as we get closer to super bowl sunday. air marshalls and border patrol agents are patrolling transportation hubs like bart and ferry terminals during sell bracests also canine teams and spot inspections. and leave that drone at home if you are lucky enough to get a ticket to the super bowl. the f.a.a. says levi stadium is
a no drone zone during the super bowl. you cannot fly within 32 miles of the stadium between 2 in the afternoon and midnight on this sunday. >> pretty big zone. >> you don't need to go near the stadium. we've got everything you need with our special super bowl coverage and website as all kinds of events you can go to. many of them are free at kron4.com. >> and a cab driver who was kidnapped by three escaped inmates. one of the inmates actually saved his life. plus planning a wedding is expensive but where you have the wedding can make it less expensive. we break down the list of the best and worst places to get married. and the bay bridge where traffic is starting to build but moving fairly smoothly.
welcome back. a convicted murderer who's case was the center of a pod cast wants a new trial. he was convicted of killing his girlfriend in 2000 and was highlighted in the pod cast serial. he was in a baltimore court yesterday arguing for a new trial. he's currently serving a life sentence but asking the court to introduce new evidence in his case related to an alibi witness and cell phone evidence. if you are planning a
wedding it's key where you choose to get married in your cost. the average couple spends more than $26,000 on their wedding but the location can really impact the bottom line. walt hub surveyed the 150 biggest cities across the country and looked at the annual wedding costs to come up with the best and worst places to wed. the five best places to get married money wise orlando florida, las vegas, atlanta georgia, tampa florida and springfield, missouri. i'm going to have my wedding in springfield. really? who is going to do that. vegas i know a lot of people. the worst places to get married. who wants to go to anchorage. we are having a party. worcester, mass, newark new jersey, yonkers new york and
moreno valley california. >> all places it knows. >> you could go to the summer to yonkers. >> if you elope every place is a great place to get married. >> my family half of them live in hawaii so every time there's a wedding you have to plan it for there. it's awful but it makes it a lot more expensive. enjoyable but pricey. let's talk about the temperatures really nice afternoon set-up for today. i got to tell you it's going to feel like may come this weekend and then next week is going to feel like june, probably not but into the 70s pretty incredible. more on the forecast coming up. and i'll have more interviews from radio row at the super bowl. i interviewed charles haley the only five time super bowl champion with bay area roots. hear what he had to say about the big game coming to the bay
welcome back 5:30 taking a look at weather and traffic. fingers crossed no reason for back ups. >> okay i'll make sure of that. we'll keep our fingers crossed the whole show. right now no major hot spots. it's slowing down but we expect that getting heavy into san francisco. >> there's no reason for it. >> weather really changing over here. >> i'm going to be everybody's best friend. when i bump into people they have a smile on their face and say how about that weather. >> i say your welcome whether you say hey thank you or not. i'll take credit for it. everybody is in a good mood when the sun is out. it's going to feel fantastic around the bay and couldn't have timed it any better. incredible temperature right as the super bowl is getting under
way. everybody visiting can see why it's a fantastic place to live. a few high clouds but that's really it. no real fog to speak of and temperatures are fair. mid 40s. live view outside the golden gate bridge where traffic has no problems. visibility great no fog at the span. here's a quick look at super bowl city if you are going to be in san francisco at the ferry building or the nfl experience look at what we have in store for you. noon time partly sunny, 55 not bad. by 3: 00 in the afternoon the men of sun and clouds 56 the peak temperature we'll see and partly cloudy and temperatures cooling down into the evening hours. no rain picture perfect the winds league it's going to be fantastic to be outside and soaking it all in. i'll be back with your extended forecast in about 15 minutes. in the meantime here's robin with an update on the morning commute. hey robin. >> hey there slowing down. everyone heading in and reporting for duty so a bit of
a back up approaching the pay gates now stretching all the way out to west grant. it's very quiet on the oakland or san francisco side so this is pretty much it. stuck in heavy traffic from west grant through the toll plaza. switch over to another shot. i was going to show you the suspension. that's the suspension span heading into san francisco shopping you traffic will get better. it's only slow behind the pay gate. the rest of the trip looks fantastic. eight to ten minutes to the skyway. mark? >> thank you robin. getting ready for the game on sunday a lot going on in san francisco for people who want to celebrate before the big game. >> mark i'm told today will be the craziest day of the week if you thought traffic was bad or you thought the foot traffic was bad today is the day. that's because the carolina
panthers fans will be rolling in today about three days away from the super bowl the denver broncos and the crush of legends media from all over the country and world will be here walking around. i got a chance to talk to charles haley who played for the niners and cowboys, the only five time superboy champion, newly minted hall of famer. i talked to him as well as rashad jenings who plays for the giants. i asked both men about what they thought about the bay area hosting a super bowl for the first time in 30 years. it's been that long since we held the big game. here's what they had to say. >> this is great. the venue is great. the weather is great. it's going to be a great game. >> who do you got? >> i got like everybody else, carolina. i hope denver stays in the game long enough for people to enjoy themselves. >> san francisco putting on a good show. i hope he comes back in a few
years. >> the bottom line is everybody is building new stadiums and every time they build a new stadium they did have to go to the super bowl. at the end of the day you got the best team that should be looked at. >> the bay area is amazing. the weather, the people, the culture. it's a good time for tourists. a lot of reasons people want to come here. coupled with the super bowl especially 50 it's going to be a mad house. >> you live in the big apple now. does it even compare to the bay area? do you miss it or do you like where you are right now? >> i love where i'm at but i was riding around here in san francisco and oakland and say i miss some of my time here and some of the people and the atmosphere. it's a different vibe. the bay area a lot of love here and i miss it sometimes. >> how could you not miss the bay area so even though he lives in new york he often thinks about san francisco and
oakland. see that man right there with his back to us with the black turtleneck? that's pony corn hoosier the most prominent voice in all of sports. hear what he has to say about the super bowl, peyton manning and all of that coming up at 6:30. much more in one word they tell me today will be a zoo. back to you. >> all right we'll check back with you all morning. go to kron4.com for more on the big game as we've got super bowl coverage as well as on air where we'll all be here during the super bowl. after the game you can get the highlights, player interviews with kron4 news at 8 and sports at 9 with gary. 5:35 right now. san jose high school vice principal is accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a student. 35-year-old jose gonzalez was
arrested on charges including annoying or molesting a child under 18. the victim told the school it happened over the summer at his home in san jose. gonzalez serves as the interim vice principal as james lake high school. his status with the school right now is not known. the man who died while trapped under a fallen tree monday afternoon has been identified as 69-year-old of china. fire crews responded to a report of a person pinned under the tree around 4: 15 monday afternoon. when firefighters arrived they found the man who was later identified trapped under the tree. they are trying to figure out why the tree fell. the taxi driver who was kidnapped by inmates says one of them saved his life. he picked the three men up outside of the restaurant just as the sheriff's office
realized they escaped. he didn't realize who they were and he was held captive for a week. the three fought over whether they should kill him but one of the inmates started calling him uncle and was kind at times. eventually one of the inmates snuck the cab driver from a san jose motel room and drove him back to california. >> even when i was in the car and when they told me they would not kill me i thought he would until the moment i was released. >> the inmate who saved the cab driver then turned himself over to authorities in southern california and the two other fugitives were captured the unwilling day in san francisco. somebody spotted the stolen van
and called police. kron4 morning news investigators scrambling to find a murder suspect who was released from jail accidentally. plus watch the super bowl from a panthers players coach but it will cost you. we'll explain. and you don't have to wait to catch the annual puppy bowl. where you can go locally to see some of the pups practice. abet, dealith gh..may ow wt it lio
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air bnb. $5,000 lands you a one night stay and a signed football for him but you can't play football inside the apartment. it has a fitness club, a pool table and 24 hour concierge service and an out door pool. >> that's kind of cool if you are a really rich panthers fan and want to watch his t.v. >> i'd be worried if the panthers lose and you are there. >> damage waiver. happening today meet some of the adorable puppies that are going to be in the puppy bowl. i love the puppy bowl. animal planet hosts it every year as an alternative for those of us who don't want to watch the superboy. i'd rather see the puppies. they will be set-up at the ferry building. i'm going to bring one home. >> during half time or during the game? is it a victoria secret thing
too? >> as another alternative. >> no it's not it's the long rae bowl. >> something they do during half time i don't know. >> you learned from a friend who watched those models. [laughter] >> you called me out. i don't know what he's talking about. my wife knows i would never watch anything like that. this is a satellite view boy we have fantastic weather on tap not only today but getting even better this weekend and next week not going to believe how warm it's going to get around the bay. i'll have full details coming up in just a minute.
welcome back. here are some of the stories we are working on for the 6:00 hour a man raises thousands of dollars but it turns out to be a hoax. the extreme measures he went through to convince his family. and the lottery winner is even closer to missing out on a fortune as today's deadline looms. one man swears he's the winner and is filing a lawsuit. >> plus we know it's too expensive to go to super bowl 50 and ticket sales are making history. the shocking amounts of cash bay area residents are paying to go to the big game. >> it is shocking. i don't get it all of you sports fans tell me football is made for t.v. got to watch it on t.v. >> something about being there
like times square on new year eve where you do it once and never again. >> and it was free. >> i'd rather be at home with my six foot sub that everybody can cut into. >> and seeing the replays. >> and to hear the commentators because that helps with the football experience. >> and start super bowl morning by watching us. it's pleasant to turn the t.v. on. >> looking forward to seeing you at the stadium that morning. >> it's going to be fun. we find out today what our assignments are. we have an editorial meeting today. we are going to go outside right now and weather wise it's pretty good. we have a pretty condition view at the bay bridge across the span towards the east bay technically because we are pretty high up here in this shot but all in all looks pretty good. there is wind near fairfield
and hayward. not a big blustery day and the fog isn't a big factor for us so it's great. temperatures a mix of 40s and 50s. richmond at the 50-degree mark, san francisco 49 but most locations in the mid 40s this morning. there is the high surf advisory in effect because of pretty impressive waves related to yesterday's system. we didn't get a lot of rain out of it but pretty active waves. high surf advisory until 7:00 a.m. tomorrow morning. all day today the beaches are going to be dangerous. steer clear. temperatures across the afternoon pretty comfortable. 61 on tap for oakland today, 62 in san jose. a mix of upper 60s for the east bay and lower 60s from 60 to 62 degrees. here's a quick look at your extended forecast. temperatures really going to start ramping up a nice little heating trend ahead of us in time for the super bowl.
temperatures getting into upper 60s low 70s on super bowl sunday and warming into next week. it will feel like may around the bay instead of february and a lot of folks in town for the super bowl from other parts of the country dealing with snow. boy aren't they in for a treat? more on the forecast in a bit and let's get to the traffic center with robin. >> good morning james. checking that ride into san francisco hot spot free and the back up is growing stretching all the way into the maze. now it's back at the 580 connector. not a bad ride on the bridge. the new suspension span doing just fine back up here behind the toll plaza. 92 looking pretty good to the east bay this morning now is a good time to do it before it gets too bad out there. so far no major problems for 880 it's crowded on the bridge but overall it's considered a good ride route any major problems or slow downs. also attracting your commute on the freeway. this is what i was referring to
the stop and go traffic 880 south starting right along 238 off and on into hayward but not bad coming into fremont it's wide open so your drive time from stanley into millipedes clocking just under 30 minutes. mark? >> thank you robin. a man is due in court today. 44-year-old was taken into custody in connection with the stabbing. two chp officers responded to a 911 call about a pedestrian in the roadway found that man homeless and the confrontation escalated. he was taken to the hospital and is expected to survive. he is due in court this afternoon to be arraigned. it's 5:49 right now and happening now investigators are scrambling to recapture a los angeles county murder suspect who was accidentally released from jail over the weekend. a murder suspect. steven lawrence wright was accidentally let out of jail on
saturday and it took officers more than 24 hours to realize their mistake. investigators are notified of potential targets that he was released and interviewing people who know him. a $20,000 reward is out for information leading to his arrest. and founder julian could surrender to british police if a un panel rules against limb. they have been investigating if he was illegally detained living in the embassy in london since june of 2012 when they granted him and forced to stay there amounts to a legal detention wanted for questioning about a sexual assault case in sweden. the channels are an attempt to extradite him to the u.s. because of communications on line. johnson and johnson has teamed up with a biotech company to test a possible diabetes cure. the stem cell treatment could put an end to type one diabetes
a life threatening hormonal disorder. if it works as well in patients as it has in animals it would amount to a cure. they have agreed tibien patents. and the irs stopped accepting electronicically filed tax returns because of a hardware failure. >> can you believe it? >> i know. >> it's the easiest way to file. >> i'm not ready to do it yet. >> still won't have problems with audits though. they don't expect any major disruptions. not clear how long it could impact the system. they can still send efiles to the companies but they hold onto the returns until the system is up and running again. >> who is ready to file now? it's too early so it will be fixed by then.
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wonder what he eats? >> i don't know much. >> he looks like a tony. >> two feet is too big. 5:52 and still ahead before you head out the door more weather and traffic because things are changing. we are being rocketed into spring time is seems. at least we will be by the weekend and right now not too bad trying to touch 50 degrees. mostly upper 40s for everybody else. we'll be back with your forecast in just a couple of minutes.
and we are back here on the kron4 morning news a quick look ahead outside if you have to leave it's nice and clear out there temperatures on the mild side not seeing anything too terribly cold for you. here's what we are expecting along the bay a lot of low to mid 40s and later this afternoon temperatures warming up nicely. the zone forecast for the peninsula today and what we are expecting in san francisco 60 degrees warming to 62 down near palo alto. the full look at the weather coming up in just a minute. >> 5:55 right now.
other news we are following this morning here on the kron4 morning news somebody in the bay area is waking up $500,000 richer this morning. they bought a winning fantasy 5 lottery ticket at a sunnyvale wine and liquor store on tuesday night. the ticket is worth $533,000. lottery officials say the winner now has 180 days to claim the prize. take a look at this it takes under a minute to get to the top of the empire state building by elevator but climbing the stairs is what they did for the run up race the oldest tower race. the fastest runners were able to do it in ten minutes. yesterday was the 39th year for the run. coming up on the kron4 morning news just a few minutes away from a major demolition project on the old bay bridge. an update on the progress and a live report. and a young man behind bars
this morning accused of violently attacking two women. how the victims are doing this morning. and more severe weather pummeling the eastern seaboard bringing high winds and even tornadoes. we take a look at the damage and again focus on how nice our weather is going to be. announcer: during sleep train's presidents day sale
mall. >> i am darya follow some. >> it is thursday. >> i know. and it feels like a friday. >> no imger hot spots. >> this is the done barton bridge and it is getting slow. >> it is going to be getting sunny and warm. it starts today. >> right to the forecast. it is well off and visibility is fantastic this morning. little chilly. not bad. better than it was yesterday and with temperatures in the mid-40s. here is what we see from the
satellite view. it is too dark and using this to illustrate what we are seeing in terms of the cloud cover. we are expecting to see decent sunshine. >> 8:00 hour. >> that is the prime time for kids getting to school and it will be partly cloudy. temperatures hovering for most people. by noontime. sun will breakthrough and then dry by 3:00 p.m. low 60s for a good number of bay area communities. and only getting better as we get into friday and then into the weekend. that we will show you with the seven day around the forecast this just a little bit. now, we will head over to the traffic center. >> keeping an eye on the commute. what do you see? robin. >> stop and go from the east bay and if you have to use nimitz, it will be a crowded on the approach. you finally make it over. you will see it is crowded on the flat section. this is not a bad ride. it is still less than 20 minutes total to get from 880
in hayward and continues to pick up. gets a little sluggish and overall, it is heading to the peninsula. this is the done barton bridge. >> minor crash before the toll plaza. you can see it on road sensors there. and it is one of those fast track lanes. it is not a major hot spot. it is a slow spot and if you have to use the bridge. you get out and see it is affecting the toll plaza. that's why. getting over to menlo park: they are starting to bring down a section of the bay bridge. you will see activity and look what they are doing. it is, if you tell everybody. they won't feel the need to rubber neck. >> hopefully not.
we drove across and this is the work they are scheduled to be doing today. cut it away from the tower and then it has to be lowered on to barges below and hauled away. >> that is spam and that is 504 feet long and weighs this many tons. you can see it back in november. they imploded one of the foundations. they called that process a success. >> coming back out to the this, they will take two days. >> going to be lowering the span of a rate of 25 feet per hour. >> we will be here throughout the morning to update you and see what is going on out here. >> thanks, avery. >> this is a man behind bars after attacking a woman with a hammer. it happened in the middle of the afternoon and we have the
details. >> this happened before noon at the town center. they say the 63-year-old woman was walking in the parking lot when david william king attacked and robbed her. >> it is leave-threatening injuries to her head. king is also the suspect wanted in vallejo on tuesday. he is booked into the jail on the fairfield case for robbery. >> attempted murder. and this is their case for attempted robbery and murder. >> king was arrested by police less than an hour after attack. king had the victims purse when he was arrested and the fairfield police department is working with the vallejo police department to figure out if king was involved in any other robberies and attacks. >> back to you. >> thank you, annie.
it is 604 and santa clara university is offering free meningitis vaccines after two students tested positive. both are in the hospital now and the health officials are trying to figure out if they may have been exposed. they got sick very quickly and will little warning. it causes inflammation of the brain and spinal cord and it can be deadly. denver broncos are moving on after one of the squad was caught and questioned a prostitution sting. this is from our partners at inside edition. ryan murphy, oakland native was detained in san jose and released by police. not cited. but the team still sent him back to denver. >> those at the forefront of the abt tie human trafficking battle serves as a reminder that it can happen anywhere. >> they spoke with a human
trafficking expert and will help victims. she is not part of the sting. and said it should sound the alarm that no one is immune. the super bowl leads to increase in human trafficking and it is important to raise awareness. >> last year we had someone arrested and eugene robinson. they are quiet and keep thinking they can do what they are doing. the more we talk about it, the less trafficking will go on. they are trained to look for victims of human trafficking and help. everyone is enjoying the excitement in san francisco with the super bowl. demonstrators marching yesterday. protesting the homeless being kicked out of justin herman plaza. thousands of people are waiting for public housing and many of them are children. there aren't enough beds and shelters for the amount of homeless people in san francisco. >> this is not a choice. >> we have to start with things. and there is one shelter bed
for every 5.5 individuals sleeping on the streets. and right now, there is over 800 people. >> protestors want mayor he had lee to invest $5 million in housing and health services for the homeless. celebrities and nfl all-stars are celebrating in the bay area. kron 4 was there as they gathered at the suits and sneakers kickoff party. it was held at the new cruise terminal. >> tommy lee was the featured performer there. we had a chance to catch up with celebrities at the event. >> are you eating with carolina panther or denver bronco. >> i am a raider so i am not wearing either. we will get back to the super bowl one of these days. >> are they teasing you now because of the whole retirement thing. a lot of your buddies. >> this is a long time ago about being the old guy.
>> you know. and so now, it is just been a lot of love. especially for my teammates. >> take on chip kelly. >> you know, i haven't had several days with him. i met him and he is a nice guy. >> is the jersey under there? it show as little bit. >> this is about super bowl week. worse thing. >> worse thing is all the interviews. >> thanks. am i that bad ? >> good lord. >> it comes with the territory, that's all. >> i can see why it is suits and sneakers. what a wide range of attire from the suits and tommy lee in a fancy suit there. and to the high tops and whatever else. and wear the jersey. that is not cool apparently. kron 4 has you covered.
what to wear to the super bowl. and there is a big party. >> why are they interviewing the dog. >> he is very well coiffed though. >> we have all the highlights of this party and all the parties we will be at and that you can go to. and like a free concert assist and some of the ones you pay for. it is at the website at kron 4 tv. happening today. they are heading to the white house and celebrating the nba championship. this is the championship parade and beautiful one back in june. they will host the warriors this morning. they will continue the president's tradition of honoring sports teams to get back to their communities. they will be streaming this event live. watch it on the website at kron 4.com or the mobile app. it is free for apple devices. and what a game last night. the visit comes from the white house and heels of another. they take on the washington wizards last night. they made 13 of his first 14
shots and scored 25 points in the 1st quarter alone. it went on to make 11-3 pointers and tying this record and ending the night with 51 points. and they win 134 to 121. it is 45 wins and four losses on the season. next game is saturday against the thunder. tip off is 6:00. happening right now. east bay mud is looking for a leaky pipe that may have caused add landslide in the oakland hills last month. you might remember a contractor got stuck knee deep while he was faying this -- surveying this. they can tee ticket trickling water in the hillside. they are hoping to track down the leak with the equipment and once they find it, they can start making repairs. >> people living in one san francisco neighborhood are worried after a home in their neighborhood had to be demolished. it was sliding down a wet hillside. they think a broken water main
break made it unstable. it is near the $2 million home that was torn down and not in eminent danger but they are still worried. officials including mayor ed lee toured the damage. they are trying to figure out if it was the cause of the problem. >> then it would be the 12eu's fault. not mother nature. >> a man goes to extreme measures to convince friends and family he had cancer. it was a hoax and what he did and the charges he is facing this morning. ahead of the new hampshire primary. the race heating up. the jabs and candidates are throwing this at each other. intense weather slamming parts of the nation. we will look at the damage from the storms. >> at 11, understand the bay bridge, we are backed up already at 6:11. rob win will have update on the drive time inhe had stvment -- instead. >> we have details on the warm upcoming up.
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from the first fire spread and there is significant damage to all three homes. nobody was hurt. >> they are back out to figure out what caused the fire. >> watching severe weather across the nation the and coming to kron 4 on the top left. you can see the trail left by severe storms in north carolina. and wind gusts over 50 miles an hour. >> trees and power lines coming down. >> no one was injured. no report of injuries. this is left which the tornado. touchdown in georgia. >> several cars were damaged. 13 homes destroyed and more damage on the bottom right and damaged roofs from a storm that ripped through tennessee yesterday. >> storms also tip to ramp up. >> they get the spring storms and we get what feels like spring. >> different coasts and
different forecasts. you can see for yourself. east coast hammered with heavy rain and turns to snow as you get higher up in latitude with the entire eastern seaboard inundated all the way up to maine. see how intense it is at times. haven't heard if there are flight delays. but i will let you know if they do begin to happen. >> on the west coast, we are dealing with much milder conditions. we have a few clouds. you can see. zoom in here and tell you what we are talking about. >> this shows we have great visibility. and not expecting that to tim pact flights at all. >> they are really nice and mild. we are not in the upper 30s like we were jed. >> -- we why yesterday. and even 50 out in richmond. so far. so good. it is going to be great. >> we do have high surf. the system that blew through yesterday is bringing us impressive waves. there is a lie surf advisory in effect until tomorrow morning. i would steer clear of the beaches.
it is on the dangerous side this afternoon. by the shoreline. it is great. >> this is the forecast. we had 61 degrees. 61, 62. that is the dominant temperature and in the 60s and san francisco 60. north bay for both santa rosa and for napa and out in the east bay we have a mix of upper 50s to low 60s. looks better as we head to tomorrow and towards the weekend, it only gets better. this is good average and 66 by saturday. and if the trends continues. super bowl sunday looks to be nice and unseasonably warm and i will show you that in a half hour from now. >> get to the traffic center and latest update from rob bun. >> lots of traffic heading to san francisco and the back up to the toll plaza continues to grow and out of oakland right now. stretches all the way back to the foot of the maze. coming from 580, you will hit
the slow traffic from the connector. >> it is going to be sluggish. off and on and out of richmond. no major crashes along the stretch. new crowding off the eastern pan and picks up. it looks good and now 18 minutes to the maze and downtown san francisco. getting slow here on the san mateo bridge and this is the flat section. nimitz is backed up. there is a trouble spot that will slow you down on 880. i will get you there in just a bit. >> slow. not bad on the peninsula. and after the high rise. switching over to the maps. there is a motorcycle crash 80 south at the 92 split. blocking one lane. one lane blocked. crews on scene. and if you have to leave san leandro, pushing up the drive time. it is 33 minutes. in san leandro to get to milpitas and the motorcycle
crash not helping. i will let you know when crews hope to have it out of of the way. >> we will check back with you, thank you, robin. this is more competitive than ever. it showed at a town hall last night. they were speaking directly to voters on the heels of a razor thin victory she is casting herself as underdog in new hampshire. >> bernie sanders said he is the one up against the odds. >> i do not know any progressive who has a super pak and takes $15 million from wall street. so, all i said. you can't go be a moderate at one day. >> he is the gate keeper on who is the progressive. i like to get things done and it is to prevent the republicans from getting into the white house. i am doing all the progress that is made understand
president obama. >> new hampshire shields the nation's first primary in less than a week. it shows bernie sanders with a double-digit lead. on the republican side. donald trump is no longer holding back about his loss m iowa. he tweeted yesterday. accusing senator ted cruz of steeling the iowa caucus. we reported that live on the kron 4 morning news. and cruz came in first and trump ended up in second place. it showed the billionaire with a sizeable lead over candidates going into the caucus. trump calling for a new election. cruz's results should be nullified. cruz's campaign dismissed his campaign of trying once again to get attention. >> donald trump is the nominees for the noble peace prize. anonymous person nominated him for the award. past recipients are martin
luther king and president obama. many people expect trump's nomination to fall by the wayside like for adolf hitler. and mussolini and vladimir putin. this is programs to help young people find their first job. details of the proposal will be part of next week's budget request. mr. obama will revisit his call to create a and presence hisship fund. it will go towards programss to high more people who learn job skills and also earning a salary. some of these are made before. >> not successful in implementing. they won't say how the president would pay for the job programs. >> governor of florida is declaring florida a danger. many of the people contracted the disease while traveling to affected countries. they have been exploring the
possibility that zika could be sexually transmitted. somebody in texas became infected with zika through sexual contact. a man taked cancer to raise thousands of dollars for himself. he was charged yesterday with larceny. he convinced people he had stage three brain cancer and took donation tion. they started an investigation after they got complaint was him having multiple benefits in connecticut and kansas. he collected $22,000. and they looked into his medical records. and they found he had never been diagnosed with cancer. he is being held on a $250,000 bond. this is the norm in downtown san francisco. it is all part the multi agency visit during super bowl week. they held a briefing and said they didn't have credible
threats. they are going to be on lie alert and asking the public to do the same. they are reminding people to report any suspicious activity. >> you are noticing more security on public transit and there will be more as we get closer to super bowl. >> air marshals and agents are patrolling hubsen a the ferry terminals. during the celebrations. they will have k-9 teams and riders might see the dogs during the specials. we have the coverage for super bowl. we have everything you could possibly need to get in on the super bowl or to avoid it. >> . still ahead on the con4 news. super bowl 50 is making history this morning through ticket sales. we will tell you the shocking amentd of cash they are paying to go to the big game. >> winning jackpot lottery ticket is still out there and unclaimed.
the deadline is today. one man said it is his. how he is now taking legal action against the lottery. live look here at lots of traffic and little bit of a slow down on the san mateo bridge. crystal clear. that's the big story. how clear. nice and warm it is going to be as we head to the weekend. >> i want to show you some cutting edge technology. this is a vhs tape. push that tape in and hit play. this is a flip phone. have you seen these before? it's called a compact disc. oh. looks like we're getting a facsimile. what year is it to you?
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. this is a hot spot. hayward at the 92 split. we have crews on the scene. it is blocking for 20 minutes or so. the two left lanes are closed and special traffic alert is in place. >> it will impact those of you who have to use the nimitz freeway. it is back to the 32 slit. normal sploa spot and two lane it is and making it worse. >> drive time under 35 minutess to milpitas and expect it to go up. crews still have to investigate. it will slow down the vehicles of those trying to make it to the san mateo bridge. it is right over the under crossing. if you have to use the bridge. or the nimitz. it as fatal motorcycle crash over the 92 crossing blocking the last two lanes. back to the desk. the clock is ticking for the winner. and unclaimed $63 million lottery ticket in southern
california. this morning, one man said he is the winner and filed a lawsuit. >> winning ticket was rejected. it is too damaged and he wants the judge to declare him the winner. >> they are looking into the clawm. and the -- claim. and the ticket was bought back on august 8th. it must be delivered by 5:00 p.m. today. if there is no winner, the money will be forfeited to the state's schools. super bowl 50 is on its way to becoming the most expensive sporting events in history. >> geek seek is showing it is $5,000. >> it is about $300 or more than the average ticket price for the may weather, pacrheo fight and that is more expensive for the super bowl xlix. >> 5,000 was the average ticket. right now the most expensive
ticket. it is near the 50-yard line. so someone paid for them to sit there. >> they were in san jose. start thinking. >> they are going to face off on sunday. it is the first super bowl held in silicone valley in three decades. super bowl city, free. if you want to enwrap yourself in the aura of the super bowl. >> thank you. >> free to you but not to experience the fullest. >> it is going to be nice. and at least the weather is flee. all the sunshine today you can handle. i give it to you without charge. more coming up. . i am not going to charge you with my interview with tony, the most prominent voice in sports radio. hear what he had to say about the game coming to town. coming in a live report. >>
connection to the san mateo bridge. the nimitz is going to be jammed and heading to the connector. the 92 connectory is backed up, too. >> here is a -- 92 connector. and if you look it the screen and left hand side. you can see they have the lane blocked off. they have called for a tow truck and it is on the way. we don't know if they have it out of the way completely. it is approaching the scene. it is crawling out of san leandro to 238. if you have a short trip. stick with city streets and the opposite side. no major delays for those who have to head north. just approaching the scene and emergency crews there. getting through with the two left lanes blocked. a stretch to avoid. if you can't. add on to extra 10 minutes to the normal ride or to get to the 92. now to the weather center t here is james.
>> thank you, rb bin. quick look at the satellite view. we are waking up to cloudy skies and it will clear out by the time we get to the afternoon. this is the live look outside. golden gate bridge in san francisco now and if you are going to be here for super bowl city, here is the weather you can expect. it should be fantastic. 55 by noontime. great to take in lunch while you are there. and by three in the afternoon. we will max out a degree warmer. 56 with a mention of sun and clouds and cool it off after that. important thing is it will be dry. on the light side and it will feel fantastic and better still for the weekend and explore the detail coming up in 15 minutes. now, back to the news. >> it is 6:32 and back to the countdown of the super bowl. there is a lot going on before the big game and will tran is at the nfl experience at the
center with some big interviews. >> hey, will. >> this is the biggest one of them all. he played with the dallas cowboys. he and i were talking about the catch and i was talking to ed here about the game. and before we get your thoughts on san francisco and the game coming to town. your thoughts on that play that they keep playing over and over. >> well, first of all. it hurt. >> we thought we had the best team in football that year. i remember saying whoever wins the game, they will win the super bowl. we knew, kicking cincinnati that year. >> we still had time to go down and kick a field goal. and that fumble on the 50-yard line really hurt us and when we get together, the team. and then talk about the good old days. that game always come you mean. it does leave a bitter tails in
our mouth. >> did joe montana give you trash talk. >> no, great guy. great football player to say the least. we do a lot of charity and work together. much respect for him. one of those guys, i would have loveded to have as a teammate. >> what do you think about the game coming to san francisco. how is the city doing so far hosting it. >> great job. ile tell you, you could cut the tension with a knife. weather will hold up and everybody can get out and enjoy the city. wish dallas was here. for the this, it is exciting as it should be. >> i want to toss to an interview with tony kornheiser, here is what he had to say about the super bowl coming to town as well as peyton manning. and then we will talk to ed again. >> there is a certain exotic quality to san francisco. they said it would be fun to do.
i am surprised it is 30 years. but the climate, don't you think climate has a lot to do with it. they can't guarantee you ever sunny and 75. you can't do that. >> you know. >> what do you think for this game. any prognostication. >> i am too dumb to know. you look at what carolina has done recently and you think to yourself. if you told me i had to peculiar one team. how many in the world would pick denver. they would pick carolina. there is a certain root factor that they would like to see peyton manning going out and it is hard to see. isn't it. >> i would think so. >> if he won, maybe he would want to come back. no, i don't think so. i think this is it. he knows it is it and he has had a realry great and long career. >> do you think peyton manning is going to retire? >> if they win, i think he will. >> great way to go out. >> you are in town for a cause
that is near and dear to you. i will give you a chance to promote it. >> nfl foundational long with golden.com have teamed up with the legendses community to do a bowling event. lucky strike. doors open at 4:00 and the beauty of it. you listen out there. if you go to bowling.com. you get a free coupon for a rounds of bowling. if you are in the city looking for something to do. come out. we have about 25 to 35 of the biggest names to ever play in the nfl. >> i feel like dab any devito and you are arnold schwarzenegger. you got to like this guy. he is such a gentlemen. thank you for taking the time. >> i have a question. >> i have always said. go ahead. >> our anchor has a question. >> he was taking about the loss getting to him. as a football player, is it less painful to lose by a lot or lose by a little. does a close game haunt you or
if you get killed, does that haunt you? >> i know the answer to that. our anchor darya folsom would like to know is it more painful to lose the close game or a blowout. >> close game. >> close game. you find yourself doing after the game is replaying each play. over and over and over again. blowout, you just, you take your medicine and say they were better than us today. the close ones, you can't wait until the next season to get revenge. >> he is such a good guy. i can't get over it. after that happened, i cried like a little baby. i asked hum how does he get over. it. i am a fan and he said you never do. >> okay. thanks a lot, guys. >> he is going to pick will up and punt him or just crush him. >> kron 4 is all about the super bowl. we have special super coverage coming up for the big game. we will all be here joining
marty who is the regular host. well be here sunday. seven to 10 and watch for the news at eight and 11:00 p.m. and a special super bowl edition. hosted by gary radnich. >> . breaking news from overnight. we learned an explosion out of a vallejo mobile home park was caused by a hash oil lab. we have more from the breaking news desk lab. >> that happened shortly after 8:00 at the olympia. vallejo mobile home park and that is off catalfa street. here is a map of the area. >> 49-year-old man has burns to his face and hands. and he was making hash oil in a shed that weapts ventilated and it exploded. >> three neighboring homes were cadged and nobody else was injured. back to you. a major trouble spot on the mim mits freeway. sky 7 live over the scene.
pick up truck and car collided after 6:00 this morning. they have a traffic alert for this. and the motorcyclist did not survive. >> two left lanes are closed and traffic is crawling here and those will impact those who have to travel through san leandro and get to the san mateo bridge. it is out to 238. now it is on the flyover. >> pushing up the drive time to 54 minutes to get from san leandro to the scene of the crash and into the south bay into milpitas. >> look at the opposite side and this is starting to slow down the ride. >> how do you get around this. use city streets to get to hayward and there is the boulevard if you want to hop off the freeway and that will get you around the traffic. >> continue to track the hot spot throughout the morning commute. we will let you know when they have it out of the way. we will return after the break. stay with us.
. we are following a deadly motorcycle accident. it is right under highway 92. this is reported to chp as 6:01 this morning. i will circle it so you can see the activity and the motorcyclist did not survive. two left lanes are brock dollars and special alert in place for this. and it as crawl in both directions. >> this is the southbound side of 880. traffic is awful right now to san leandro. back up on to the flyover and the opposite side. it is starting to slow down as well. nothing is blocked. they were there and stick with city streets. streets a short trip to make and this is mission. and use experian and get back on the freeway after highway 92 or little bit cloationer to tennison and get you around the traffic. we don't know when they will have it out of the way.
it is blocking for 40 minutes. causing a nasty back up and pushing up the drive time for the southbound nimitz freeway. it is just under an hour to get from san leandro to the crash here out to 237 in milpitas and it is a stretch to avoid. and switch over to the san mateo bridge. this is interrupting the ride over to 92. you can see the traffic is at a crawl. >> so you are stuck in the back up on the nimitz and stuck here on the san mateo bridge. it is jammed from 880 all the way over to the high rise portion. this is a quick ride into the back up maze. and this is off and on. out to the fremont street exit and this is downtown oakland to the west bounds skyway. now to the weather center. here is james. >> thank you, rob bun. looking out past the cease stern span -- eastern span of the bay bridge. it is awfully nice looking
outside right now. wouldn't be surprised if the clouds made for a stunning sunrise. we have had great viewers photos sent in. and if you happen to see one in the neighborhood. snap a picture. use the mobile app with the report it button. send it to us and we will share it. >> there is some wind to speak. it is 14 miles an hour sustained wind in fairfield and nine in hayward and wind out al congress the coast of the. >> 8 mile wind near half moon bay. >> little milder than yesterday. low to mid-40s generally around the bay and off with a slightly warmer start and with the clouds moving through. we have a high surf. that is part of the system that rolled through yesterday. effects of it still exist with a high form of advisory. today avoid the beaches. it is upper 60s and temperature trend going forward tips in the upward direction.
take a look here. >> by game day on sunday. looking at 68 degrees on average. i peeked ahead to santa clara. we should be in the low 70s and beautiful sunny skies. warm weather continues off into the middle of next week. averaging up in the low 70s by week's ends. darya? >> thanks, james. it is 6:46. and super bowl is coming up. only on kron, we have a speak peek at the high attractions at the pier 70 concert venue. dave matthews is playing. >> head hot chili peppers on saturday. we take a look at the feature that is sure to turn some heads. >> reporter: so at the ends of pier 70, this is a giant warehouse. that's where the concerts are. a week ago, it is dusty, metal and wood and they are transforming it into a high tech visual spectacle.
>> eight giant cutting edge projectors are turning the front of the building into an enormous video screen. >> i have seen this before on a smaller scale. but nothing this massive. we are going to have images that welcome guests to the party and we will have an arrival mode and there is show mode when it is going on. actual music that the d.j.s are playing will pulse. pier 70 is going all out. >> they are setting up. and screens all overs and showing tweets and instagram picks real time as they post them from the event. gabe slate. >> we learned there is a new act set to perform. run dmc will be the opening act for the head hot chili peppers.
it is a invitation only event. >> man. >> all right. for those who choose to drink during the super bowl festivities. triple a is offering free tows to get you and your car home safely. it starts at 6:00 p.m. on super bowl sunday and ends at 6:00 a.m. on monday morning. the tow program is free. for the first 10 miles. after that of the is what ever the tow service charges per mile. >> kron 4 has more on the special section of the website. we have information on all the upcoming concerts and ways to get around some of the closed off streets in san francisco and santa clara. >> . a man from this county is saying the cheese is fake in mcdonald's and i thought it was all real natural. >> they are suing mcdonald's in federal court. he wants his $1.27 back that he
spent on the mozzarella sticks and seeking damage from all mcdonald's customers who were misled into believing that they paid for real mozzarella cheese. >> they describe the cheese sticks as being made with 100% real mozzarella. and he claims they use starnl add difficults and other fillers. mcdonald's is fighting the allegations. you won't be see something new sign assist on the road. toyota will end the scion brand and rebrand them as toyota. starting in 2,003, separate car brand targeted younger buyers. they were closely related to toyota. they have the unique style designed to be customizable. they were sold at toyota dealerships in separate parts of the car lots. they said millennial buyers are less interested in standing out and would rather buy from nope and trusted brands.
that is too bad. we will have more with robin. >> this is in hayward. look at the middle of the screen. right at highway 92. multi vehicle crash. it is involved and the rider did not survive. the two left lanes are blocked and causing a nasty back up in both directions. coming up. i will track the drive time and alternate routes after the break.
. welcome back. we are tracking a hot spot. here is live shot kurt test is sierra of the partnership. sky 7. live over the nimitz freeway in hayward. this is a fatal motorcycle crash. right at highway 92. it is blocking for almost an hour now. >> two left lanes are closed. southbound back ups. the headlights you see. it stretches all the way to
san leandro beyond 238. the opposite side. nothing is blocked and lots of rubber neckers are starting to back up to union city. >> how do you get around this. >> stick with city streets and there is experian or mission boulevard. and if you have to use it. >> expect a major back up in both directions. >> southbound drive time is clocking in at 64 minutes. and just to get from 238 to 237 in milpitas. >> back to the desk. >> thanks, robin. >> they get a surprise. >> sea lion decided to do shopping of his open. this is a store called the cave and wet see lion and must have climbed. and was hoping the step scare case that leads from the shore and with coaxing and canned salmon.
they quickly lead him to the ocean. >> right to the register. you can meet some of south florida water management district adorable puppies that are participating in the puppy bowl. they host the event every year and as an alternative. and it is set up every day at the ferry building. >> dozens of puppies and you can adopt them. >> it as virtual reality experience where you can get nose to nose on the field with the puppies as they practice their skills and they left. >> it is puppy bowl city. >> don't go. >> you know you will go home with the puppies. >> who will resist the puppy. >> it is still more on the breaking news. >> three alarm house fire. >> spread out of coal control and neighboring homes. we will have details in the investigation underway right now. >> we are following a major hot spot. >> deadly motorcycle accident on 80 southbound and a big back up this morning.
>> robin: weir track team the accident happened on 880. it is causing an awful lot of traffic delays. if the accused that nimitz freeway prepare for slowing. the flyover is also backed up. the opposite side on northbound is also backed up be because the others and because of the rubberneckers. you may want stick with the city streets. at the san the detailed bridge this will take all the way to 92. it is bumping up the beat